The flowering plant lavender has been touted as an herbal remedy for a wide range of conditions, including migraines, upset stomach, and even acne and cancer. In particular, when inhaled as aromatherapy, lavender is said to be beneficial for the following conditions:
There is little scientific evidence that lavender is useful for such conditions, or even how it might work. It is best to discuss it with your healthcare provider before using lavender in any form.
(Click Benefits of Lavender to learn more about the different ways in which this product is used, how it might work, and whether it is safe for children.)